Entertainment/Culture

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Spend Thanksgiving on the Bend Ale Trail

POWERED BY VISIT BEND I just had a thought... next week is Thanksgiving, and a lot of folks have some vacation days in there. It's the PERFECT opportunity to head to Oregon and tackle the Bend Ale Trail . You have family coming into town? Great! Bring 'em along! Download the Bend Ale Trail App...
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Rock Blog: Led Zeppelin LIVE in Spokane!

© Eautographhunter | Dreamstime.com - Robert Plant & Jimmy Page - April 9, 1995, Boston Garden - by Eric L. Johnson Photography In January of 1969, planet earth got to hear the debut album, the very first notes of recorded music, from Led Zeppelin. They would go on to become the greatest rock...
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Rock Blog: Metallica Interview

3 days left until Metallica unleash the new album "Hardwired... To Self-Destruct." I had a chance to catch up with them at Electric Lady Studios in New York a few weeks ago.Every day this week I'll post a few minutes of conversation with the band here.
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: So I Bought A Fixer Upper...

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Holy crap, I bought a house. Last week, I became the proud owner of a fixer-upper. When I use the term "fixer-upper" I really mean it, because the house in its current state is completely uninhabitable! The house will be stripped down to the studs and rebuilt. Have I lost my...
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Rock Blog: Candlebox Spends 10 Minutes w/ Taryn

When a Seattle-based band plays a hometown show, the entire city buzzes with excitement and welcomes them home with open arms. Earlier today, I chatted with Candlebox frontman and guitarist Kevin Martin, who will be rocking Seattle's Neptune Theatre on Thursday night! We had a fantastic time...
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Rock Blog: Metallica Interview

4 days left until Metallica unleash the new album "Hardwired... To Self-Destruct." I had a chance to catch up with them at Electric Lady Studios in New York a few weeks ago.Every day this week I'll post a few minutes of conversation with the band here.
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Rock Blog: Are Collections Really Necessary?

There’s a name for collectors who have to have everything: “Completists”. It's not a music term, it's a term for the obsessive compulsive personality in all of us, especially the music nerd, who has to have it all. A completist is more often male than female. When a male embarks on a collection,...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Palooka & Devils Hunt Me Down THIS WEEKEND!

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Well, it's definitely been a crazy week, my fellow Rockaholics. Between the presidential election and its aftermath, follow by last night's Mens Room Black Tasting Party, there's clearly been a LOT of insanity to report around these parts. I think the BEST way to end the week...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Veterans Day Specials

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Friday November 11th is Veterans Day, and we all have an opportunity to say thank you to former and active military for their service and sacrifice. Throughout the Pacific Northwest, there are TONS of offers from both local establishments and national chains where our Veterans...
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Rock Blog: Rock The Vote For The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Pearl Jam, Depeche Mode, Tupak Shakur, Jane's Addiction, Janet Jackson and Journey are just a few of the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees. Talk about a diverse group! To see all 19 nominees, and to rock your top 5 votes DAILY through December 5th, click here . Check out the full overview of...
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